BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number E43616; COLLNOBCW271; LABNO2490;
Sample Donor Worsam,B.C.
Rock name Not entered
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Roasted Iron Ore, Clay Ironstone probably from Horsham stone horizon, weald clay
Locality details Romans-british bloomery furnace Broadfields furnace No607 650m at 332d From Broadfield House and 570m at 160d from roundabout at junction of Horsham-Crawley road[A264] and Crawley bypass [A23]
50k map sheet Horsham (302)

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Map reference TQ 2603 3515
Year collected Not entered 
Bore name Not applicable
Confidentiality No restrictions

Petrological thin sections

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Transition from XPL to PPL light


Cross Polarized, E43616

Plane Polarized, E43616

Plane Polarized, E43616